Those who can control language have power over those who cannot. That has been the most corrosive power exercised by President Donald’s administration. This is especially true in matters relating to science. […]
WordsDay Special: 25+ Books in 30+ Days (Double-Overtime)
Last batch. My exam begins in the morning. Three more books: a battlefield, a beach, and Burma.
Words are hardly "such feeble things" in Orwell's literary journalism
Orwell, George. The Road to Wigan Pier. (1937) — Orwell is best know for his dystopic 1984 and Animal Farm, but Orwell cut his chops as a journalist, and he understood the […]
Adjunct faculty: an unsustainable disgrace
by Joseph Domino There is perhaps no topic in America where we talk out of two sides of our mouths more than Education. Education is in crisis at all levels, but at […]